John Cagney

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Medical Malpractice Attorney in New York, NY

Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore
 | 217 Broadway, New York, NY 10007
Phone: 212-267-4177
Fax: 212-233-8525
Selected To Super Lawyers: 2021
Selected To Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020
Licensed Since: 2010
Practice Areas:
  • Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff (80%),
  • Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (20%)
    Attorney Profile

    John Cagney is a partner with the law firm of Kramer, Dillof, Livingston & Moore in New York, New York. Serving clients throughout New York City and Long Island as well as all of Westchester County and the surrounding areas, Mr. Cagney devotes his practice to helping those who suffered an injury or loss as the result of someone else's negligence to achieve the justice they deserve.

    Focusing almost exclusively on medical malpractice and wrongful death claims, Mr. Cagney has achieved notable success advocating on behalf of individuals and families adversely affected by birth injuries, surgical errors, failures to diagnose, medication and nursing errors, and other preventable tragedies. He also has extensive experience with cases involving cerebral palsy, Erb's palsy and shoulder dystocia brought on by birth errors.

    A 2002 cum laude graduate of Boston College, Mr. Cagney attended Fordham University School of Law, where he obtained his Juris Doctor in 2009. He is admitted to practice in New York and New Jersey.

    After receiving his license to practice, Mr. Cagney served as trial assistant to attorney Tom Moore, one of the firm's senior partners and widely regarded as one of the top trial attorneys in the country. In this role, Mr. Cagney gained invaluable insight into trial preparation and effective trial advocacy, which serves him well as he seeks to achieve the most favorable outcomes possible for his plaintiff clients.

    Active in his legal community, Mr. Cagney is a member of the American Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association.

    Practice Areas
    • 80%Personal Injury - Medical Malpractice: Plaintiff
    • 20%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
    Focus Areas

    Dental Malpractice, Medical Malpractice, Birth Injury, Delayed or Incorrect Diagnosis, Informed Consent, Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff


    Selected to Super Lawyers for 1 yearsmiddle-imageSelected to Rising Stars for 3 years

    Super Lawyers: 2021 Rising Stars: 2018 - 2020

    Email Me

    To: John Cagney
    Super Lawyers: Potential Client Inquiry


    The information contained in this web site is intended to convey general information. It should not be construed as legal advice or opinion. It is not an offer to represent you, nor is it intended to create an attorney-client relationship. The use of the internet or this contact form for communication is not necessarily a secure environment. Contacting a lawyer or law firm email through this service will not create an attorney-client relationship, and information will not necessarily be treated as privileged or confidential.

    About John Cagney

    Admitted: 2010, New York

    Professional Webpage:

    Bar/Professional Activity:

    • Member, American Bar Association
    • New Jersey
    • New York
    •  Member, New York Bar Association

    Educational Background:

    • Boston College, Honors: Cum Laude, 2002
    Find Me Online
    Website -
    Show More
    Office Location for John Cagney

    217 Broadway
    New York, NY 10007

    Phone: 212-267-4177

    Fax: 212-233-8525

    John Cagney:

    Last Updated: 4/6/2021

    Page Generated: 0.10761618614197 sec